Festuca glauca 'Beyond Blue'

Beyond Blue Fescue Grass

Evergreen Grass / Grass-Like, Perennial

Beyond Blue, selected for its especially blue evergreen foliage, can be used as an edger or massed as a drought-tolerant groundcover.

Growing Conditions

Zone: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9

Exposure: Full Sun, Part Sun, Afternoon Sun

Water Needs: Drought-tolerant, Low


Size: 6 - 12 tall x 6 - 18 wide
Shape / Form: Clumping, Mounding
Foliage Texture: Fine
Foliage Quality: Fine

Features: Dwarf / Compact Plant, Drought-tolerant / Water wise, Attractive Foliage, Low Maintenance, Winter Interest, Year-round Interest

Foliage Color: Blue, Silver / Gray

Flower Color: Ivory / Cream
Bloom Season: Summer
Flower Shape: Panicle

Uses and Applications

Landscape Uses: Container, Edging, Groundcover, Hell Strip, Lawn Alternative, Small Gardens
Special Situations: Deer Resistant, Low Water / No Water
Wildlife: Deer Resistant

More Design Considerations

Season of Interest: Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall, Year-round Interest, Three Seasons of Interest
Plant Behavior: Clumping
Collections: eGardenGo Favorite, Plants That Earn Their Keep

Care and Maintenance

Maintenance Level: low

Plant Combos